Image Ticino: Most family friendly Canton of Switzerland

Image Ticino: Most family friendly Canton of Switzerland

In polls about image of the Swiss cantons, swiss people name Canton of Ticino as family-friendly, child-friendly, unique and beautiful.

Ticino is qualified as a «special case» and is rated very positively. Obviously the Ticino-image* is a much appreciated mixture of holiday, of agreable climate and of mediterranean lifestyle. Even more, Ticino ranks number one in the questionnaire, asking for «beauty and uniqueness»

Again, first place shows Ticino for family-friendliness (child-friendly, family-orientated), while the city cantons of Basle-Stadt, Zurich Zug and Geneva rank lowest.

© TASIS - The American School in Switzerland

© TASIS - The American School in Switzerland

© TASIS - The American School in Switzerland

© TASIS - The American School in Switzerland

Intact landscape and small structures seem to win over family-oriented childcare offers, the latter typical for cities.

The fact that Ticino allows the second-highest tax deductions for families** might help too.

© TASIS - The American School in Switzerland

© TASIS - The American School in Switzerland

Of course, a good choice of school offerings for kids and teenagers is important. Here it is the region Lugano that shines: the federal University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI), or private schools Franklin and TASIS School offer highly regarded diplomas.

Swiss or foreign families aiming at taking advantage of this favorable situation, and wanting to relocate to Ticino, will find a valuable support at WETAG: The owners Ueli Schnorf and Philipp Peter, as well as Locarno director Iradj Alexander, all have families and know exactly about the important features regarding family-friendly property:

These might be roominess and smartly designed space, good kitchens, position close to nature and as well to Lugano city or Montagnola with its international schools.

Properties Wetag Consulting consider very well adapted for families are:

Lugano, REF. 88399 - Modern Villa in Switzerland for sale with stunning views onto the Gulf

Modern Villa in Lugano for sale, Click the image for more information

Modern Villa in Lugano for sale, Click the image for more information

Beautiful home in Lugano for sale with private boat place & land on the lakeshore, Click the image for more information

Beautiful home in Lugano for sale with private boat place & land on the lakeshore, Click the image for more information

Luxury Real Estate Lugano for sale with swimming pool. Click the image for more information

Luxury Real Estate Lugano for sale with swimming pool. Click the image for more information

Project of luxury real estate in Collina d’Oro, Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information.

Project of luxury real estate in Collina d’Oro, Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information.

Luxury mansion Lugano for sale - Ideal for families! Click the image for more information

Luxury mansion Lugano for sale - Ideal for families! Click the image for more information

Residence “Villa Vigan”, luxurious penthouse in Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information.

Residence “Villa Vigan”, luxurious penthouse in Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information.

Beautiful mansion with swimming pool in Collina d'Oro, Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information

Beautiful mansion with swimming pool in Collina d'Oro, Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information

Exclusive new apartment Lugano in prestigious area Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information.

Exclusive new apartment Lugano in prestigious area Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information.

Residenza “Cristal”, new apartments & penthouses near Lugano for sale in a unique lake front setting at Lake Lugano. 

Residenza “Cristal”, new apartments & penthouses near Lugano for sale in a unique lake front setting at Lake Lugano. 

Luxury & modern mansion near Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information.

Luxury & modern mansion near Lugano for sale. Click the image for more information.

TASIS - The American School in Switzerland

Founded by M. Crist Fleming in 1956, TASIS is an international day and boarding school committed to creating global citizens through education, travel, and citizenship. The oldest American boarding school in Europe, TASIS welcomes 720 students from more than 60 nations in grades Pre-Kindergarten through Postgraduate. The School’s signature programs include the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program, biannual Academic Travel trips throughout Europe, and a pioneering Global Service Program.

To learn more about The American School in Switzerland, visit tasis.ch. To read a variety of stories about life at TASIS, check out tasis.ch/blog.

© TASIS - The American School in Switzerland

© TASIS - The American School in Switzerland

Source
• Umfrage Kantonsimage Campaignfit 2012
** Eidgenössische Steuerverwaltung 2014
Artikel NZZ vom 18.1.2013 - Umfrage zum Image von Kantonen
Artikel 20min.ch vom 27.2.2015 - In diesen Kantonen geht es Familien am besten
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